On the zoogeography of Southern African decapod crustacea with a distributional checklist of the species by Brian Frederick Kensley

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  • Africa, Southern

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  • Decapoda (Crustacea) -- Africa, Southern -- Geographical distribution.,
  • Crustacea -- Geographical distribution.,
  • Crustacea -- Africa, Southern -- Geographical distribution.

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 51-64.

Book details

StatementBrian Kensley.
SeriesSmithsonian contributions to zoology ;, no. 338
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQL1 .S54 no. 338, QL444.M33 .S54 no. 338
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Paginationiii, 64 p. :
Number of Pages64
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Open LibraryOL3923036M
LC Control Number81607972

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